Infirmier autorisé - Infirmière autorisée (NRS-18-340)
The Registered Nurse (RN)/Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) (Home Care Services, Personal Care Home and/or Transitional Care) applies the nursing process to support clients/residents/patients in achieving and maintaining their optimum level of health within a people-centered approach in acute, transitional, personal care home (PCH), primary health care, public health- healthy living and/or home care. The RN/RPN works to full scope of practice engages in ongoing education and maintains competency congruent with Southern Health-Santé Sud policies, Professional Standards of Practice, College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba, College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Manitoba, Code of Ethics, and the Regulated Health Professions Act.
The incumbent will exercise the appropriate level of initiative and independent judgment in determining work priorities, work methods to be employed and action to be taken on unusual matters. The position functions in a manner that is consistent with the mission, vision and values; and the policies of Southern Health-Santé Sud.
Proficiency of both official languages is essential (English/French)
Current active registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba/College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification (Acute, Transitional, PCH, Primary Health Care, Public Health-Healthy Living , Home Care Services)
Current Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
Fetal Health Surveillance in Labour
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
Current Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale (CTAS) certification
Trauma Nursing Care Course (TNCC) certification
Knowledge of Professional Standards of Practice, and Code of Ethics.
Demonstrated ability to foster a collaborative interdisciplinary environment that supports quality services, quality improvement and staff empowerment
Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships
Demonstrated conflict resolution skills
Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
Ability to use an analytical and inquiring approach to problem-solving while contributing to program improvement
Demonstrated ability to lead and make decisions autonomously
Strong organizational skills and flexibility to meet the demands of the position
Able to effectively perform the tasks and responsibilities of the position
Given the cultural diversity of our region, the ability to respect and promote a cultural diverse population is required
Demonstrated ability to respect confidentiality including paper, electronic formats and other mediums
Demonstrated ability to meet the physical and mental demands of the job
Good work and attendance record